Searching for your next furry family member? Find a cuddly companion in Garnet, a 3-year-old Shepherd mix

This lil’ cuddle bug will snuggle her way straight into your heart

Garnet arrived at the Houston Humane Society after being found in an abandoned home.

Searching for a snuggle buddy? Find yourself a cuddly companion in Garnet, an affectionate three-year-old Shepherd mix up for adoption at the Houston Humane Society.

Garnet’s past is a little murky -- Rescuers found her in an abandoned house. Despite her bad luck, she’s a sweetheart, rescuers said. Now, she’s searching for her forever family. Garnet walks well on a leash, loves cats and has a calm demeanor.

Garnet is heartworm positive.

Meet Garnet at the Houston Humane Society, located at 14700 Almeda Rd. in Houston, Texas. The humane society is open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. If you’ve already gone gaga for Garnet and want to welcome her into your pack asap, you can jump start the adoption process by filling out this form and bringing it with you to the humane society. For additional information, call (713) 433-6421 or visit

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Briana Zamora-Nipper joined the KPRC 2 digital team in 2019. When she’s not hard at work in the KPRC 2 newsroom, you can find Bri drinking away her hard earned wages at JuiceLand, running around Hermann Park, listening to crime podcasts or ransacking the magazine stand at Barnes & Noble.